May was Thrimilce, or “the month of three milkings,” when livestock were often so well fed on fresh spring grass that they could be milked three times a day. Also pasture month. Flower month and Month of Joy.
Roman May honors the fertility goddesses Maia.
Chinese early Summer: a period of swelling, flowering, brimming with fire and energy
Michael hetherington meridians Heart and Small Intestine
Full moon names
Celtic- Bright moon.
Medieval- Hare moon.
Native American- Flower moon.
Cherokee – Planting moon.
Southern Hemisphere- Milk moon
Flowers blooming this moon Aquilegia, Bluebells and Dandelions. Hawkbit, Forget-me-not and Red campion
Gemini New moon – 22nd May
moon rising and setting times and phases